$2,000 Indianapolis Open

Indianapolis, IN (Eagledale Plaza)

July 30, 1960

Texas Pro Wins $2,000 Indianapolis Open

Earl Fritts of Houston, Texas added $1,000 to his PPPGA earnings on July 30 bringing his total winnings up to $2,277.72 mark thus far in the 1960 tournament season. In winds with gusts up to 45 miles per hour, Fritts shot a 16-under-par, 200, for the 108-hole route in the $2,000 tournament held on the Eagledale Plaza Putt-Putt Golf Course in Indianapolis, thus copping first place money of $1,000.

Neil Connor, trailing Frank Holt, aced the 108th hole to tie for second and third place money of $350 each with Holt. They both shot a 203. Columbus, Georgia pro, John Curlee, shot a 204, 12-under-par, good for fourth place money of $100.

Top money winner in the circuit thus far is still national champ, Neil Connor of Greenville, South Carolina, who has accumulated $3,435. Next is Frank Holt, Savannah, Georgia pro, whose earnings now total $3,315. Indianapolis tourney winner, Earl Fritts, ranks third with his $2,277.72.

The next national Putt-Putt Professional Golfers Association tournament will be held on August 6, 1960 on the Putt-Putt Golf Course, 4646 North Main Street, Dayton, Ohio. Total prize money will be $2,000 with first place money of $1,000.

Place Player City 1 2 3 4 5 6 Total Cash
1Earl FrittsHouston, TX333437343032200$ 1,000.00
2Neil ConnorGreenville, SC363532353134203$ 350.00
Frank HoltSavannah, GA363333333335203$ 350.00
4John CurleeColumbus, GA363132423132204$ 100.00
5John ConnorGreenville, SC353734323532205$ 62.50
Vance RandallAsheville, NC373434333433205$ 62.50
7Condy RobersonSavannah, GA383333393534212$ 25.00
8Bill KitchenDanville, IL363935383234214$ 20.00
Ron NixonColumbus, GA373437363436214$ 20.00
10Herb SeatonJohnson City, TN393734423133216$ 5.00
Bob WilliamsonJacksonville, FL383939333334216$ 5.00
12Ron SlocumbColumbus, GA324139383533218
13Charlie Connor JrGreenville, SC373539413235219
Carl EichstaedtDanville, IL394039343433219
Warren GrayIndianapolis, IN423537373335219
16Marshall SeigfriedCincinnati, OH323938413535220
John SpottsIndianapolis, IN393339363934220
18Jim McQuinnIndianapolis, IN453635353436221
19John FishQuincy, IL433738323834222
20Don EardlyDayton, OH393637373440223
21Wendell PhillipsIndianapolis, IN363338393840224
22Richard OsborneIndianapolis, IN393837383736225
23Lee WeldySavannah, GA227
24Dick CramerHamilton, OH228
25Keith BeamDanville, IL229
26Tom MillerBrookville, OH230
27Jim GarrisonIndianapolis, IN231
28David JoyceIndianapolis, IN232
29Paul GarrisonIndianapolis, IN233
30Bill GoodeQuincy, IL235
31Jay SadeQuincy, IL241
MCMike O'ConnellIndianapolis, INMC
Merrill RothwellIndianapolis, INMC
Tom HaynesIndianapolis, INMC
Ross MooreIndianapolis, INMC
Ron SouderIndianapolis, INMC
Fred GarrisonIndianapolis, INMC
Dave MattinglyIndianapolis, INMC
Gene DannerIndianapolis, INMC